Thomas Aislabie Powell

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Commander (retired) Thomas Aislabie Powell, R.N. (12 March, 1890 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of Reverend G. B. Powell was born in Munslow.

Powell was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 APril, 1912.[1]

He was appointed to Arrogant for duty in the submarine C 15 on 24 October, 1914.[2]

Powell was appointed in command of the submarine L 8 on 7 March, 1919.[3]

Powell was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 1 April, 1920.

Powell was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Commander on 12 March, 1933.

World War II

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Richard H. B. Everard
Captain of H.M.S. C 8
29 Aug, 1916 – 23 Feb, 1917
Succeeded by
David E. Blunt
Preceded by
George W. E. Naper
Captain of H.M.S. C 14
23 Feb, 1917 – 27 Apr, 1917
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
John F. Hutchings
Captain of H.M.S. G 4
27 Apr, 1917 – 7 Mar, 1919
Succeeded by
Colin G. MacArthur
Preceded by
Cornelius O. Regnart
Captain of H.M.S. L 8
7 Mar, 1919[4] – 1 Jul, 1921[5]
Succeeded by
Patrick S. J. Ponsonby
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. L 69
26 Jan, 1922[6] – 31 Oct, 1923
Succeeded by
Ian A. P. Macintyre

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 66c.
  2. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 277.
  3. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 799.
  4. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 799.
  5. Month is perhaps wrong (legibility).
  6. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 777.